Arguably the year’s most glamorous ceremony, not to mention the biggest event in Hollywood, the Oscars is not only a stage for cinema’s best — but the red carpet also provides a showcase of spectacular pieces of high jewellery, by some of the world’s most prestigious luxury houses.
This year, as is almost always the case, there were plenty of diamonds, rubies, and emeralds adding pizzazz to the glittering occasion. Here is a look back in pictures at the most beautiful jewels from the red carpet.
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Natalie Portman opted for Cartier with a daring yellow gold ring with a yellow diamond, black lacquer and white diamonds, which she matched with pink gold and diamond earrings.
Lily Aldridge opted for a pair of platinum earrings set with two oval-cut rubies and diamonds of different sizes from Bvlgari’s high jewellery collection.
Charlize Theron dazzled photographers with a host of diamonds, including an impressive necklace adorned with a large marquise-cut diamond and diamond rings and studs all by Tiffany & Co.
Laura Dern wore a Niwaka ring and Niwaka bracelets and earrings on the night when she finally won an Oscar.
Salma Hayek stood out with a Boucheron Feuilles de Laurier Question Mark necklace, which she wore as a hair jewel. The white gold piece was studded with diamonds and set with mother-of-pearl and cultured pearls.
Actress Regina King chose Harry Winston diamonds to add sparkle to her Oscars red-carpet outfit.